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Faith

  1. chickenpooplady
    King is my newly hatched Silver Campine chick. In the spring of 2013, I received 16 hatching eggs in the mail from Wisher1000. Despite Wisher's wonderful packaging, shipping was really hard on the eggs and King was the only chick to hatch.

    I was really excited when he started chirping and wiggling in the egg. And then a pip!

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    He continued to wiggling and chirp after he pipped and then the next morning he began zipping!

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    And he is out!

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    Once King was all dry and I knew that the other eggs were not going to hatch, I moved him to the brooder.

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    He liked to cuddle and play with his friend mirror.


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    He still chirped a lot and seemed lonely so we went and picked up two Barred Rock chicks from a local farm. The Barred Rocks were a few days older then him and twice his size so I thought that they were going to pick on him. However, when I put them in the brooder with him, he started attacking them. King continually pecked their combs and eyes. I guess he was just showing them who was in charge and that it was his brooder because later that night he calmed down and now they get along great!

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    Miss Kay

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    Phil turned out to be a rooster also so he went to a new home.

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    King's name used to be Faith but then she turned out to be a he so we had to change his name. [​IMG]

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    [​IMG] Thanks for reading!

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  1. chickenpooplady
  2. One Chick Two
    Great story, and love King's cute little face.
  3. nannie
    so very cool
  4. Mr MKK FARMS
    Yeah, Faith made it!

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